Monthly Archives: August 2018

Only God Can Tell When Leah Sharibu Will Return, Says Adesina

The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, says only God knows when the remaining Dapchi schoolgirl in captivity Leah Sharibu will be freed. Mr Adesina said this on Tuesday during an appearance on Channels Television‘s breakfast show Sunrise Daily. Although he believes that, ultimately, her return is up to God, Mr Adesina said the Federal Government is ...

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IBB Adopts Turaki For 2019 Presidency

A former head of state, Ibrahim Babangida, has thrown his weight behind a presidential aspirant for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Kabiru Turaki. Babangida said Turaki’s presidential agenda is capable of redeeming Nigeria. Speaking while playing host to the PDP presidential aspirant at his residence in Minna, Niger state, Babangida said Nigeria’s Unity must not be compromised. The former head ...

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APC Reacts To PDP Allegations on NNPC Operations

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has reacted to the recent allegations made by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on the operations of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC). The PDP had called on the President Muhammadu Buhari-led APC administration to clarify on issues it raised. The Issues: Leaked memo detailing alleged underhand oil contracts to the tune of N9 trillion ...

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Former Plateau Governor, Jonah Jang Declares Presidential Ambition

Former governor of Plateau State, Senator Jonah Jang, will on Tuesday declare his interest in running for the presidency in Jos. Jang, representing Plateau North in the National Assembly, will lead his supporters to the secretariat of the Peoples Democratic Party to formally intimate them of his interest to join the 2019 presidential race. No fewer than 15 politicians have signified ...

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Igbo Youths Roar Over 2023 Presidency

Demand Buhari’s explanation on Tinubu’s alleged plot Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth Council yesterday called on President Muhammadu Buhari to come out clean and explain to Nigerians his alleged pact with Senator Bola Ahmed Tinubu concerning the 2023 Presidential election. This is contained in a joint statement signed after the meeting of Ohanaeze youths by the acting National Youth Leader, Dr. Kingsley ...

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Bianca Ojukwu Begins Senatorial Campaign

The widow of the late Igbo leader, Dim Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu, Ambassador Bianco Ojukwu, will begin her senatorial campaign for the 2019  Anambra South Senatorial District on Tuesday (today). The event, it was gathered, would take place at the Ekwulobia Township Stadium in the Aguata Local Government Area of the state. Bianca, a former Ambassador of Nigeria to Spain would ...

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Usain Bolt Makes Football Debut Friday

Sprint superstar Usain Bolt admitted Tuesday he was struggling with the tempo of professional football but is working hard to raise his fitness levels ahead of his first trial match on Friday. The eight-time Olympic champion has been given an opportunity by Australia’s Central Coast Mariners to fulfil his dream of a soccer career and has stepped up his training ...

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Eddie Murphy Expecting Tenth Child

Eddie Murphy is expecting his tenth child and his second with his long-term girlfriend Paige Butcher. The Beverly Hills Cop star, 57, has been dating Paige, 39, for six years and the couple will welcome a baby in December, his representative said in a statement. Australian actress and model Paige was showing off a baby bump when she stepped out in ...

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British Prime Minister, Theresa May, Arrives Nigeria Wednesday

British Prime Minister Theresa May will arrive in Abuja tomorrow as part of a three-nation African tour. She will fly into the federal capital from South Africa and move to Lagos where she is due to meet with victims of modern slavery during her three-hour stay in the nation’s commercial hub. She will discuss trade – the main objective of ...

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I killed Bob Marley, Ex-CIA Agent Confesses

79-year-old Bill Oxley, ex-agent of America’s Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) is re-writing the history of the death of reggae legend Bob Marley, claiming he actually killed the legend. Marley tragically died aged only 36-years-old, leading music lovers world-wide to grieve as the Jamaican icon’s life and career were cut short following a four-year battle with cancer. The story of cancer ...

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